The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 134 169 152
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs citing AS400 18 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.61% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 0.32% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
Average salary £43,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £25,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £42,800 £49,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
AS400
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1061 1259 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.93% 32.86% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 672 795 666
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

AS400
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region.

AS400 Salary Trend in Scotland

AS400
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

AS400 Salary Histogram in Scotland

AS400
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +10 9 £33,750 -0.73%
Edinburgh - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £21,750 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 -
AS400
UK

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 16 (72.73%) RPG
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) RPG IV
4 7 (31.82%) BPCS
4 7 (31.82%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) SLA
5 5 (22.73%) COBOL
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Sybase
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) DB2
7 3 (13.64%) Java
7 3 (13.64%) iSeries
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
8 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (9.09%) MQSeries

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) BPCS
2 1 (4.55%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst Programmer
2 8 (36.36%) Programmer
3 6 (27.27%) AS400 Developer
3 6 (27.27%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 6 (27.27%) RPG Programmer
3 6 (27.27%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 6 (27.27%) Developer
4 4 (18.18%) RPG Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Computer Operator
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
7 1 (4.55%) DBA
7 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) iSeries
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) OS/400
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) User Stories
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) RPG
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) RPG IV
4 5 (22.73%) COBOL
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Sybase
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) MKS
3 1 (4.55%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.55%) Infor